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#WhyWeDoResearch Tweetchat On Research Involving Adults Who Lack Capacity To Consent

Posted on 24 May 2018 by Victoria Shepherd

Background to the #WhyWeDoResearch campaign The hugely successful #WhyWeDoResearch social media campaign was established in 2014 to raise research awareness and opportunities to staff, patients and the public, and to start a conversation about research between all involved. It has quickly become a global phenomenon reaching over 22 countries. The Tweetfest is a timetable of
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Dissemination Event

PRAM Study Dissemination Event

Posted on 22 May 2018 by Sue Channon

The PRAM Study Dissemination Event As part of the dissemination of our study findings on 15 May 2018 in Park Plaza, the PRAM team welcomed 19 researchers and practitioners from across the UK to a research day on obesity in pregnancy and the post-natal period at the Park Plaza in Cardiff. PRAM is a feasibility
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Research Design and Conduct Service (RDCS)

Involving People: Research Design and Conduct Service South East Wales (RDCS) Ideas Event

Posted on 2 May 2018 by Claire Nollett

The Research Design and Conduct Service South East Wales (RDCS SE Wales) recently ran a one day “Early Ideas” workshop for NHS and social care staff. The Research Design and Conduct Service (RDCS) supports staff working within the National Health Service (NHS) and social care to develop high quality research funding proposals. Aim of the
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From Antwerp to Cardiff and back again

Posted on 30 April 2018 by Kerry Hood

For the last week in April, Dr Sibyl Anthierens from the Department of Primary and Interdisciplinary Care at University of Antwerp has visited the Centre for Trials Research and Division of Population Medicine at Cardiff University.  The aims of this visit were to build on previous collaborations and develop new ones. Dr Sibyl Anthierens: ‘I
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